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GT Gazebo Tie

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The GT Gazebo Tie series adds strength and rigidity to three-, six- and eight-sided gazebo connections.

GT2Z — connects 2x rafter and top plate to post in six-sided gazebo. Adds strength and rigidity to three-way connection.

GT6Z — connects six 2x rafters at top of six-sided gazebo.

GT8Z — connects eight 2x rafters at top of eight-sided gazebo.

GTFZ — connects bottom 2x rim joists to post in six-sided gazebo. Allows installation over post base for adjustable height of rim joists.

Material

  • GT6Z, GT8Z — 18 gauge; GT2Z, GTFZ — 16 gauge

Finish

  • ZMAX®; also available in black powder coat (add “PC” to model no.). See Corrosion Information.

Installation

  • Use all specified fasteners; see General Notes
  • Minimum 2x6 rafter size

Related Literature

Load Tables

GT Gazebo Tie Load Table
  1. Fasteners: Nail dimensions in the table are diameter by length. SD and SDS screws are Simpson Strong-Tie® Strong-Drive® screws. For additional information, see Fastener Types and Sizes Specified for Simpson Strong-Tie Connectors.

Drawings

Part Orthographic Perspective
GT2Z
GT2Z Front View
DWG DXF
GT2Z Right View
DWG DXF
GT2Z Top View
DWG DXF
None
GT6Z
GT6Z Front View
DWG DXF
GT6Z Top View
DWG DXF
None
GT8ZNone None
GTFZ
GTFZ Top View
DWG DXF
None